UPDATE: New York Times editorial page editor James Bennet resigned over the weekend, after we recorded this episode of Bill Whittle Now with Scott Ott. Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton’s New York Times op-ed advocating use of U.S. military, under the Insurrection Act, to deal with rioting among the George Floyd protests, sparked protest from the […]
“You have no Constitutional right to endanger the public and spread the disease,” according to Harvard law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz, who was part of President Trump’s impeachment defense team. Dershowitz tells Jason Goodman on Crowdsource the Truth that the 10th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution gives states the power to protect the public health, […]
The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules that Detroit schools fail to provide an ‘adequate education’, and are “schools in name only” — bereft of proper books or teacher training, and often infested with rats. The court says — in Gary B. v. Whitmer — that the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution contains […]
Environmentalists rejoice as a 6-3 majority of the U.S. Supreme Court expands the requirement for seeking a federal permit under the Clean Water Act to include wastewater or sewage that makes its way to navigable waters through the ground. The statute had merely required a permit for ‘direct from the source’ pollutants. With two conservative […]
As protests erupt in a growing number of states against government lockdown (stay at home) orders, Bill Whittle analyzes the impact of the people’s Constitutionally-protected right peaceably to assemble and to seek redress of grievances. If you enjoy these videos, and find value in their message, but have not yet become a Member, join us […]
Roger L. Simon at TheEpochTimes.com suggests we postpone the 2020 election if the COVID-19 pandemic continues into the fall. Bill Whittle thinks its the worst idea ever, and would happen only over the Constitution’s dead body.
New York Mayor Bill De Blasio threatens to fine and, if necessary, shut down churches and synagogues which ignore orders to avoid social gathering during the COVID-19 pandemic. Is this an egregious attack on our First Amendment freedom guarantees, or are people of faith putting their own traditions before the public health? Bill Whittle Now […]
How much control should conservative Americans cede to the government during the COVID-19 novel Coronavirus crisis? In the wake of a the limited lockdown of New Rochelle, New Jersey, and indications that the U.S. is running about 50 days behind China and 11.5 days behind Italy, are we ready to accept widespread limitations on our […]
Across the country movements arise to split states along political lines, often with conservatives working to isolate progressive policies from harming them. Is this the way to deal with political divisions, or does the Constitution need a re-write to take into account the rural-urban divide that that would shock the Framers. Bill Whittle Now with […]
Bill Whittle says we need to reelect President Donald Trump “to see the rule of law restored in the United States.” What would four more years of a Trump administration mean for the country, the Constitution, the economy and justice for all? Thank you to our Members who make this show possible with their contributions. […]
Offered the opportunity to describe the best-case scenario in light of the impeachment of President Donald Trump, Bill Whittle outlines the worst-case scenario as the best we can hope. Is the situation for the country, the Congress and the Constitution that dire? Bill Whittle Now with Scott Ott is a production of our Members. Join […]
The Trump administration tries to restart the execution of federal convicts after a 20-year hiatus, but a judge blocks the move because the method of lethal injection would violate a 1994 law that mandates use of the same procedure as the state where the conviction happened. Bill Whittle grapples with the quandary that puts the […]
In the wake of the mono-partisan impeachment of President Donald Trump, you might wonder what’s wrong with the U.S. Constitution that an entire national government can be brought to a standstill, and a country torn apart, to pursue charges that cannot result in conviction. Did the Framers of our governing charter fail to anticipate the […]
Join Bill Whittle, Scott Ott, Steve Green, and your fellow Members and fans, aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise to the Bahamas in May 2020. Get details and reserve your cabin. New Democrat threat to impeach President Trump again emerges from court filing. They may do it if former White House counsel Don McGahn doesn’t testify […]
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell plans a speedy impeachment trial that rapidly acquits President Donald Trump of the two charges brought by the House. But why even have the trial? If the Republican-controlled Senate took a vote to dismiss the articles of impeachment, the country could move on.